A Dreaded Meeting and a Gracious Reception
What Grace Does
- Embraces the person.
Luke 15:20, Matthew 11:28
- Forgives sin freely.
Ephesians 2:8-9, Romans 8:1-2, John 3:16
- Genuinely reconciles the relationship.
Ephesians 33:11, Romans 9:22
How to Give Grace
- Take the first step.
1 John 4:19, Romans 5:8, Acts 1:8
- Deal with the past, don't dwell on it.
- Expect nothing in return.